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Sep Updates in Youth Ministry

We are gearing up for some exciting events in Youth Ministry this month.  Confirmation and Haven (High School) first session is Sat Sep 10th from 330pm to 830pm (Confirmation session, Mass, dinner, Haven youth night).   
The first JAMS (Middle School Ministry) starts Sunday Sept 18th at 545pm to 8pm.  Also, our retreats are sneaking up on us fast. Don't forget to register for Confirmation Year 1 retreat (Oct 1 & 2) and the JAMS retreat (Nov 4 - 6).  Looking forward to a great year.  See below for details.  

More details about September events and retreats  Click Here.  

Register for Youth Ministry 2016-17

Register for the upcoming year in Youth Ministry 2016-17.  Every year requires a new registration.  

We are looking forward to a fantastic year in Youth Ministry.  Our ministry teams are starting to come together and getting ready for an exciting year.  Our youth leaders just completed their summer training and are very excited for JAMS this year.  

First, don't forget to sign up to help at the annual Corpus Christi Luau on Aug 13th.  

We will be switching to a new email list next month.  So, If you want to continue to receive updates on events and retreats from Corpus Christi Youth Ministry please add your email to our list. Click link.

The first Haven/Confirmation session begins on the 2nd Saturday in September.  Sept 10th.  See the calendar for details.  Haven Confirmation Calendar 2016-17 

The first JAMS (Middle School) sessions starts the 3rd Sunday of the month on Sept 18th 545pm to 8pm.  JAMS Middle School Calendar 2016-17.  

Looking forward to a great year in Youth Ministry.  

Summer Updates in Youth Ministry

Summer Updates in Youth Ministry June/July
I hope everyone is enjoying the summer.  A belated Happy Fathers Day to all the dads.  May the Lord guide you so we can guide our family to the true Father in heaven.  

Below are some updates in Youth Ministry.  Don't forget to register for the upcoming year in Youth Ministry.  Registration and Calendars are on our website.  Haven is open to all high school youth even if you completed Confirmation or not doing Confirmation.  

Also, don't forget the Summer Luau on Aug 13th.  More info coming soon.  

Enjoy your summer and stay safe.  

Vini Nunez
Youth Minister
Corpus Christi Catholic Church 

Summer Confirmation series
There is still time to catch up or get ahead on confirmation sessions.  We have a 5 session series on the Mass.  Each session adds to your confirmation totals. You can attend one or all of the sessions.  Click here to Sign UP and click Here to Pay for the sessions.  Open to all high school youth incoming Freshman to Senior.  Youth 

Leadership going on this summer
We are gearing up for our Youth Leadership events this summer.  We are taking 15 high school youth to San Diego on July 29th-Aug 2nd for three days at the amazing Steubenville Catholic Youth conference at University of San Diego and two days at Whispering Winds Catholic retreat center for some team building and bonding.  Please keep us in your prayers for safe journey and a Holy Spirit filled week.  

Also, if you would like to help us get to our trip please donate to our GoFundMe account at

Register for the upcoming year in Youth Ministry. 
Each school year requires a new registration and payment.  All youth registered before the Sept session gets a free giveaway on the first night.  Calendars are up on our website so you can plan your upcoming year.  Visit the website at   

Also, our new email roster starts in September for those registered in 2016-17. 

Volunteer with Corpus Christi VBS
Get service hours helping Vacation Bible School at Corpus Christi.  Be a small group leader, help your community, and gain service hours.  August 1st to 5th 2016.  Contact Maria Inciong if you can help. or visit the VBS Site for more info.  

Summer Series: Altaration

New Summer Series: Altaration 
Available for incoming Freshman to Seniors.  

This summer we have a great opportunity to catch up or get ahead in Confirmation sessions.  We are offering a new series called Altaration:  The Mystery of the Mass Revealed.  Cost is $40 for the five sessions. Dates are June 21, 28, July 5, 12, 19 from 12 Noon to 130pm.  You can attend one or all the sessions although the cost is the same.  

Sign up Here to let us know you are coming.  

Youth Minister

May Updates in Youth Ministry

Congratulations to the youth that completed Confirmation this year.  Your parish family is very proud of you.  May the Holy Spirit continue to guide you and bless you in your life.  Also, don't forget that Haven is open to all high school youth even if you finished confirmation.  I hope you can join us for our last two Havens of the year.  

Vini Nunez
Youth Minister

Youth Leadership Applications 2016-17
Youth Leadership applications are now available for the upcoming year in Youth Leadership (June1 2016-June 1 2017).  Youth leaders are a small group of Incoming Freshman to Seniors that receive leadership training in faith formation, team building, and leadership skills.  Last year we spent a week at the University of Arizona.  This year we will spend a week in San Diego at the University of San Diego and Whispering Winds Catholic Retreat Center.  

Youth Leadership takes commitment and dedication to the training, prepping, and teaching of JAMS sessions.  Space is limited to 21 Youth Leaders.  Take a look at the Youth Leadership Page for more information.  

New This Year:  Student Teachers for Confirmation Class
This year we have 5 slots for Student teachers for Confirmation.  A student teacher helps lead the Confirmation class and assists the adult Confirmation Catechists.  Student teachers must have completed Confirmation and be an incoming Junior to Senior.  Student teachers receive similar training to Youth Leaders but are committed to the teaching of the Confirmation program.  Take a look at the Student Teacher Page for more information. 

Haven May 14th  Mary & the Church
Next Haven gathering is May 14th on Mary and the Church.  We recognize the month of May as the Month of Mary.  Just like we honor our earthly mothers in May, we honor our Heavenly mother Mary Mother of God.  

The last Haven of the school year is June 11th which is our end of year XLT.  An XLT is Praise and Worship, Inspirational Talk, and Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament.  This youth night is open to all Youth ministry families (youth and adults).  Praise and Worship by Anthem Rising and Guest speaker Matthew Zemanek.  Bonfire afterwards.  8th graders are very welcome to attend our end of year gathering with Haven.  

Confirmation Session for Year 1: 
May 14th -Mission of the Catholic Church
May 22nd Make up session year one
June 11th Intro to the Liturgy (Last confirmation session for the school year)

JAMS End of Year Gathering: May 15th  Mission Possible
First, thank you to all who attended the JAMS retreat "Fit for a King".  I hope you enjoyed your weekend at Lazy W Ranch.  Remember, Serving the King (Jesus) is everything.  

JAMS Middle School end of year gathering is May 15th 545pm.  

Next Years Youth Ministry Registration is available.  Forms are online using pdffiller.  Click the REGISTRATION FORM PAGE  to the left to sign up for next years program.